Riverboat (1959)

TV-PG Western
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Riverboat is a 44-episode western television series starring Darren McGavin and Burt Reynolds broadcast on the NBC television network from September 13, 1959 until January 2, 1961. It was produced by Revue Studios.

Series Cast

  1. Darren McGavin as Captain Grey Holden

    Darren McGavin

    Captain Grey Holden

    44 Episodes

  2. Dick Wessel as Carney Kohler

    Dick Wessel

    Carney Kohler

    44 Episodes

  3. Jack Lambert as Joshua Walcek

    Jack Lambert

    Joshua Walcek

    44 Episodes

  4. William D. Gordon

    Joe Travis

    44 Episodes

  5. Michael McGreevey as Chip Kessler

    Michael McGreevey

    Chip Kessler

    44 Episodes

  6. Burt Reynolds as Ben Frazer

    Burt Reynolds

    Ben Frazer

    44 Episodes

  7. John Mitchum as Pickalong

    John Mitchum


    44 Episodes

  8. Bart Patton as Terry Blake

    Bart Patton

    Terry Blake

    44 Episodes

  9. Noah Beery Jr. as Bill Blake

    Noah Beery Jr.

    Bill Blake

    44 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 2

1960 • 13 Episodes

Season 2 of Riverboat premiered on September 19, 1960.

Listen to the Nightingale

(2x13, January 2, 1961) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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